Nature and Science Camps

Kids are inspired to explore our natural environment and delight in the wonders of discovery.

Critters and Crawlers Camp

Entering grades 1 – 3 in fall

Member Participants: $227/week
Non-Member Program Participants: $252/week

Weeks of June 14, July 6 and July 26 (No program July 5 - fee prorated)

Campers become “Eco-Explorers” as they investigate the natural surroundings at camp. We will take forest treks, prairie walks, and tours about local wildlife. Activities include: bug safaris, nature hunt and more! Our local nature center will visit during the week to teach us all about the different types of animal families.

Farm and Garden Camp

Entering grades 1 – 3 in fall

Member Participants: $242/week
Non-Member Program Participants: $267/week

Weeks of June 21, July 19, August 2 and August 16

Join us for a week of wholesome fun on the farm and in the garden! Kids working the farm will explore gardens, fields, and pastures at local farms. Young farmers experience the daily routines of feeding and caring for farm animals. Campers discover how plants, animals, soil and people work together to produce the food that we eat every day. Plus, they’ll learn what it means to be a good steward in this unique farming experience.

Fish, Frogs and Forts Camp

Entering grades 1 – 3 in fall

Member Participants: $227/week
Non-Member Program Participants: $252/week

Weeks of June 14, July 19 and August 2

Filled with exploration and environmental education, we’ll focus on fort building and discovery of insects, fish and frogs. Campers learn basic fishing skills while practicing the catch-and-release method for one day of shore fishing.

STEAM Camp

Entering grades 4 – 6 in fall

Member Participants: $242/week
Non-Member Program Participants: $267/week

Weeks of June 28, July 12, July 26 and August 16

This camp is perfect for our young scholars who are passionate about Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics. Campers will spend the week engaged in hands on, interactive projects. There will be lots of learning, using their imaginations, and exploring the indoors and outdoors at camp!

Outdoor Living Skills Camp

Entering grades 4 – 6 in fall

Member Participants: $227/week
Non-Member Program Participants: $252/week

Weeks of June 14, June 28, July 12, August 9 and August 16

Kids develop their outdoor living skills in this exciting, hands-on specialty camp! Campers discover the finer points of preparing for a big outdoor adventure. Participants will learn a variety of useful camping skills that may include building a fire, making camp shelters, knot tying, campfire cooking and more!